[ in-truh-spee-sheez, -seez ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈspi ʃiz, -siz /
existing or occurring within a species.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Also in·tra·spe·cif·ic [in-truh-spi-sif-ik]. /ˌɪn trə spɪˈsɪf ɪk/.
Words nearby intraspecies
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Example sentences from the Web for intraspecies
Additional records cited in the section on intraspecies predation (p. 322) imply fighting within a species.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth